For information on these and all other career events, check out the Events section on your Handshake account!
Several careers fairs, open to all majors, are offered annually. The College of Arts and Sciences and Haub School of Business Career Fair takes place twice a year in September and February. Each fair attracts over 200 employers representing diverse industries and organizations recruiting for full-time, internship, co-op, part-time, and volunteers/service opportunities.
The Social Impact Fair, held annually in the spring focuses on social and community impact opportunities.
The DVEC Teacher Job Fair, also in the spring, hosts 200+ employers seeking certified educators for positions in teaching, counseling, and administration. Before attending a career fair, check out these tips to ensure that you have a productive and positive experience.
Spring 2020 Career Fairs:
Career Conversations Month
October is Career Conversations Month!
Career Conversations Month creates opportunities for SJU students and alumni to engage in conversations about career paths and make meaningful and productive connections. With 15 in-person and virtual events, anyone can participate!
Virtual networking chats and career fairs powered by Brazen allow you to connect with SJU alumni from the comfort of your dorm room or home! Engage in conversation through the platform and at the end of the event you will receive a log of your conversations and the information you need to conduct follow-up. Brazen events are held each semester.
Fall 2019 Brazen Events:
- NY, DC, Boston Brazen Virtual Chats
- Tuesday, October 22nd, 11:15 am - 12:15 pm EST
CampusPhilly is a nonprofit organization focused on encouraging students to live and work in the Greater Philadelphia tri-state region. Their industry specific, Launch Events are a great way to meet professionals in the area who can support your career exploration and job/internship search.
Find descriptions of these events and registration information here.
Professional representatives from six industry clusters join us on campus for networking events throughout they year. The opportunities allow students from all class years and all majors to meet with SJU alumni and employers to explore options, network, and learn about career paths.
Fall 2019 Meet-Ups:
Talk with Hawks: Creating Professional Connections
This highly engaging program is described by past participants as the most transformational 90 minutes of their lives. With the support of alumni, parents, and friends of the University, students learn how to make professional connections and the art of engaging conversations while building relationships and getting career advice.
Fall 2019 date:
This event happens each fall. Date for Fall 2019: TBD
Professional Dress Pop-Up Shop
The Professional Dress Pop-Up Shop is an event that offers free professional clothing to SJU students.
The Career Development Center and the students of the American Marketing Association have teamed up with Target to help all Hawks dress for success. SJU students can shop interview-ready clothing prior to the Career Fair and on-campus networking events.